Finnish and language courses continue according to the timetable (autumn 2020 timetable). Follow-up 1 and Elementary 1 groups move to contact teaching, though, starting Mon 5th October, in Aleksinkulma (Aleksanterinkatu 9), 2nd floor.

Note that you have to register to the contact teaching beforehand in Multilingual assitance desk at Oulu10. All other groups continue on the web for time being.

Other language groups (English, Russian, Arabic) continue in Oulu10 according. 

New students for web courses: Sign in by sending an email to Veli-Pekka Pelkonen: veli-pekka.pelkonen(at) 

You will get shortly a reply message, with which you can join the class. Timetable during the summertime (22nd June - 31st Aug) you can find here.

More info: Veli-Pekka Pelkonen, tel. 050 361 3842, veli-pekka.pelkonen(at)


Welcome to Villa Victor!

Multicultural Centre Villa Victor provides activities for immigrants and Finns living in Oulu.

We provide Finnish language lessons and assistance in different languages free of charge. At Villa Victor you can learn new languages, meet people and participate in a variety of different events. 

Multilingual assistance can be found at the service point in the main lobby of Oulu10 (Torikatu 10).

From Monday to Friday assistance is available in Finnish, English and Arabic from 9.00-16.30 and 14 other languages according the timetable.

Contact information

Multilingual information on coronavirus

Multilingual information on coronavirus COVID-19 (Finnish institute for health and welfare THL)


Information about coronavirus in different languages

Everyday instructions concerning corona news etc. for the general support and mental health.

In Finnish

In English

In Somali

In Arabic, Somali, Kurdish, and Persian


Information about Oulu in different languages